On the Subject of Beer: "Little children, that do not work, should not have beer." William Cobbett, Cottage Economy 1833 (25). I guess we need to put 'em to work then. How things have changed in 180 years!
Some thoughts about the perils of vanity printed in (where else?) Vanity Fair 1914. I have added an essay under the "WORDS" page from one of my favorite authors, P.G. (Plum Good) Wodehouse. It's just over a hundred years old but applicable today. It concerns the obsession with Physical Culture and vanity and his take … Continue reading Some P.G. Wodehouse
Found on Tumblr. The basic necessities never change. Just the execution and materials.